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LHS Daily Announcements Friday, February 12, 2016 Our purpose is that Linton High School will graduate productive citizens and lifelong learners. Our motto is (LHS) Learn to go further. Honor each other in all you do. Strive to be your best. All students who auditioned for the musical "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" please check one of the cast lists on the door of the choir room, the High School office or the Middle School office at 3:05 today. First rehearsal will be Monday, Feb 15th at 3:30 in the choir room. Full cast and chorus. Our Winter Sports Program for the Middle School Girls & Boys Basketball, Cheerleading and V/JV Girls Basketball on Monday has been POSTPONED! The rescheduled date has yet to be determined. Club pictures will be taken in the HS gym on Monday, Feb 22. There are lists posted around the school with the schedule. We will announce clubs to report to the HS gym after announcements on that day. There will be a Senior Parents Club meeting tonight at 7:00pm in the Media Center at the High School. Attention seniors...Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Lannan are looking for students to be on a prom committee. These students will be helping with the decision-making process for prom. There will be a meeting for interested students on Tues, Feb. 16th. The meeting will be in Mrs. Smith's room immediately after school. There will be an FFA meeting after school in Mrs. Hill's room on Wednesday, Feb 17th. Twin Rivers applications must be turned into Mrs. Mansfield by Friday, Feb 26th. The Linton Public Library will be hosting a Teen Tabletop Games event tonight from 4-5pm. Seniors: College Goal Sunday is a statewide program that provides FREE professional assistance for students and parents to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. On Sunday, Feb 21, 2016 at 2:00pm financial aid professionals from colleges and universities all over the state of Indiana will volunteer their time at 42 College Goal Sunday sites to help students and families complete the FAFSA. Please check the College Goal Sunday website for list of sites. "Historical actor, David Wolfe, will be playing George Washington in a presentation at the Linton Public Library on Feb. 25, 6:30 pm. Tickets are required but are free and can be picked up at the library. It will be a fun and educational evening for all ages!" Seniors: Dont forget to take a look at the list of current scholarships available. The list is posted in the hallway just outside the Guidance Office door and is updated almost daily. The following are the scheduled Spirit Days for FFA Week (Feb. 22-26): Monday, Feb. 22 - Wear Your Favorite Truck or Tractor Brand (Case IH, Chevy, etc) Tuesday, Feb. 23 - Camo Day Wednesday, Feb. 24 - Western Wear Wednesday Thursday, Feb. 25 - College Day Friday, Feb. 26 - Blue and Gold Day Upcoming events: Feb. 12 - Senior Parent Club Meeting - 7pm - High School Media Center Feb. 15 - Winter Sports Banquet - 6pm - High School Auditeria (Girls V/JV Basketball) Feb. 16 - Prom Committee Mtg - 3:05pm - Mrs. T. Smiths Room Feb. 17 - FFA Meeting - 3:05pm - Mrs. Hills Room Feb. 19 at North Central - 6pm - Boys V/JV Basketball Feb. 20 at Rockville - 6pm - Boys V/JV Basketball Feb. 20-27 - National FFA Week Feb. 22 - Band Boosters - 7-8pm - Media Center Feb. 23 - Cap & Gown Photos - 7-8am - HS Office Conference Room Feb. 23 vs. West Vigo - 6pm - Boys V/JV Basketball Feb. 24 - Cap & Gown Photos - 7-8am - HS Office Conference Room The Linton Public Library has Teen Tutoring on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 pm. Track weightlifting will be Mondays & Thursdays from 5-6 and Wednesdays from 3:45 to 5:00. Students, peer tutoring is now offered during C lunch. The tutors can help you understand and complete your work in any subject. Sign up in the office to take advantage of this opportunity. Attention student drivers -- Please remember to park in between the yellow lines in the student parking lot. White lines by the elementary indicate staff parking. Students -- This is a reminder that you are not to go to your lockers or to the 2nd floor until 7:45. Club pictures will be taken in the spring semester. If you are a midterm graduate, you are welcome to join us for the photos. Follow @LintonYearbook on Twitter or like Linton HS Yearbook on Facebook to stay connected. Like the Facebook page called Linton HS Yearbook or follow Linton Yearbook on Twitter for announcements about arrival of 2015 yearbooks and prices and deadline for this years yearbook. Saron Church is offering free tutoring for students again this year on an as needed basis. If you would like to use this service please come to the high school office for contact information. 7th hour music history and appreciation is looking for 20 acoustic guitars. If there is one in your closet collecting dust, please consider lending/giving it to our music department for the first nine weeks of next semester. Contact. RaeAnne Tyra. Reminder: The library is open after school. If you need help with a paper or finding a book, please see Miss. Gambill. The Wabash Valley Mechanical Contractors Association announces their scholarships for the 2015-16 school year. Applications will be available beginning October 1st online through the Wabash Valley Community Foundations website at www.wvcf.com. REMINDER: Lunch/take-out food items cannot be brought in, by parents/guardians during the school day at any time, due to students safety and health. If your child forgot theirs, they will be able to have a lunch tray from the cafeteria. Attention students -- This is a reminder that you are not allowed to take backpacks and bags to periods 1-6. You can take them to period 7 so you can get to your bus in time. You can check any updates for Athletics on our Twitter account @MinerAthletics143 Students, parents, and guardians: Please remember that you need to turn in doctor excuses into the office less than 48 hours after your visit. If not, then they will not be certified. You also need to call the office if your student is late or not coming in at all. We always need to make sure your student is accounted for. Prayer at the Pole will take place every Monday morning at 7:30---all faculty, staff, and students are welcome to meet at the flagpole weather permitting to pray. If you would like to contribute photos to the 2016 yearbook, download the free app called Replay It! You can upload photos directly from your device. There is also a browser version at www.jostens.com. Students -- This is a reminder that you are allowed to carry bottled water with you throughout the day. However, other drinks are not allowed except during lunch. Parents and Guardians, please note that we no longer accept flowers candy, or balloon deliveries at school. Attendance Line-The High School has an attendance line for you to call in your student's absence. The number is (812) 512-9052...just follow the prompt. You can also call 847-6024 if you cant get through and leave a message. Please remember you need to call your student in for illnesses or appointments before 9 am. Homework is listed on the Harmony daily, so your student can make up all the work when they return. Please remember to send doctor excuse slips within 48 hours of absence, they can also be faxed to 847-6037.